Re: [gardeners] shutting down the garden

Margaret Lauterbach (
Mon, 25 Sep 2000 07:38:26 -0600

At 11:52 PM 9/24/00 -0400, you wrote:
>Margaret, your bounty sounds so rewarding!  Do you freeze most
>of it, or can it, or dry it...?
>We also harvested our crops today -- 2 artichokes and a coffee
>can full of cherry tomatoes. We are leaving the pineapple for
>a few more weeks, hoping for a non-freeze.
>The dinner-plate dahlias are phenominal, but we can't eat 'em . . .
>Penny, NY

We usually freeze or dry chiles, depending on their types, and can 
tomatoes. We usually eat ripening tomatoes, picked green, until 
Christmas.  Margaret L